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Amphibian & Reptile Fact Sheets
Anegada Island iguana. Image Credit: © San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance. All rights reserved.
These fact sheets were prepared by San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library staff, except as noted below.
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These fact sheets—commonly used by SDZWA team members and also freely available online—summarize information on an animal species or closely related group. Sources include peer-reviewed journals, scholarly books, authoritative reports and databases, as well as scientific and husbandry experts.
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Amphibians - Common Name A-Z
Crocodilians - Common Name A-Z
Lizards & Snakes - Common Name A-Z
Turtles & Tortoises - Common Name A-Z
Amphibians - Scientific Name A-Z
Crocodilians - Scientific Name A-Z
Lizards & Snakes - Scientific Name A-Z
Turtles & Tortoises - Scientific Name A-Z
Fact Sheets from Other Institutions
The following fact sheets for local species were prepared as noted, by CaliforniaHerps.com (CH), the British Columbia Ministry of Environment (ENV), or the San Diego Natural History Museum (SDNHM).